Running the System: Hardware Emulation - 2023.2 English

Vitis Tutorials: AI Engine

Document ID
XD100
Release Date
2023-11-29
Version
2023.2 English

Running the system depends on the build target. The process of running the hardware emulation build is different from that of running the hardware build. For hardware emulation, the --package command generates the launch_hw_emu.sh script. This script is used to launch the emulation environment. Hardware emulation runs the AI Engine simulator for the graph application, the AMD Vivado™ logic simulator (XSIM) for the PL kernels, and QEMU for the PS host application.

Use the following command to launch hardware emulation from the command line.

make run_emu

or

cd build/hw_emu_main_partial/hw_emu_main_partial.package
./launch_hw_emu.sh

You can open a new shell and continue with the next section while hardware emulation completes.

To exit QEMU simulation, press Ctrl+A, let go of the keyboard, and then press x.